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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.